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Table 1 Top journals read by the sampled clinicians and article count

From: Evaluation of the informatician perspective: determining types of research papers preferred by clinicians

Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surgery 88 International Journal of Medical Informatics 29
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 84 PLoS Medicine 27
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Ed.) 84 Archives of Internal Medicine 27
New England Journal of Medicine 78 Annals of Internal Medicine 27
Journal of the American Medical Association 76 Spine 26
Science 57 BMC Medical Research Methodology 26
The Lancet 57 Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 25
Medical Education 54 Journal of Orthopaedic Research 25
BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 54 Anesthesia and Analgesia 25
Journal of Clinical Pathology 53 American Journal of Sports Medicine 24
PloS One 50 Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 24
Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.) 48 Statistics in Medicine 24
Medical Teacher 48 Chest 24
Nature 44 American Journal of Roentgenology 24
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American volume) 42 Journal of General Internal Medicine 23
Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 39 Biological Psychiatry 23
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (British volume) 38 Journal of Arthroplasty 22
Pediatrics 37 American Journal of Psychiatry 22
BMC Medical Education 37 Journal of Palliative Medicine 22
NeuroImage 34 Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 22
Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 33 Journal of Biomedical Informatics 22
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 32 Sociology of Health & Illness 20
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 32 Radiology 20
Clinical Infectious Diseases 32 Orthopedics 20
Critical Care Medicine 31 Drug Safety: An International Journal of Medical Toxicology and Drug Experience 20
Social Science & Medicine 29 Critical Care (London, England) 20
Pain Physician 29 Total: 1,933